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October 15, 2019 Breast Health Awareness Women Health & Wellness Read Article

Getting to Know Your Body Essential to Early Detection

One size fits all guidelines for breast cancer screenings are no longer the default as medical experts look to provide a personalized approach based on an individual’s risk factors. Nobody knows your body better than you.

September 25, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News Car dealerships throughout northcentral Pennsylvania are teaming up with… Read Article

Drive for a Cause to Benefit Susquehanna Health Foundation

Car dealerships throughout northcentral Pennsylvania are teaming up with Susquehanna Health Foundation for Drive for a Cause during the month of October.

September 24, 2019 Beyond the Mammogram Health & Wellness Read Article

Beyond the Mammogram: Finding Breast Cancer Early

Proper screening is important for detecting cancer early – when it is most likely to be curable. According to the American College of Radiology, mammography has helped reduce breast cancer deaths by nearly 40% since 1990.

September 20, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News Each year in the United States, more than 245,000 women are diagnosed with… Read Article

UPMC Partners with Regional Athletics Programs for Pink Outs

UPMC Susquehanna is partnering with regional high school and college athletics programs to help raise breast cancer awareness by painting the fields and courts pink during special Pink Out games.

September 17, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, UPMC Susquehanna will offer $… Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna to Offer $55 Mammograms

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, UPMC Susquehanna will offer $55 mammograms to women with limited or no insurance coverage and no prior history of breast disease.

July 2, 2019 Hiking with SOW In The News Read Article

Hike with Spirit of Women at the Mosquito Valley Reservoir

Heading off the beaten path to walk or run combines the physical activity with a meditative, mind-body experience. Join UPMC Susquehanna’s Spirit of Women to Take a Hike with Spirit on Thursday, July 25 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in South Williamsport.

October 10, 2018 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC Susquehanna Muncy, located at 215 East Water Street in Muncy, now offers… Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Now Offers 3D Mammography in Muncy

UPMC Susquehanna Muncy, located at 215 East Water Street in Muncy, now offers 3D mammography (Tomosynthesis) to enhance early detection and treatment of breast cancer, particularly in women with dense breast tissue.

October 2, 2018 mother and daughter Health & Wellness Read Article

Regardless of Genes, Early Detection is Your Most Important Tool for Beating Breast Cancer

Genetic testing to discover ancestry is becoming very popular. Discovering your family history can reveal unexpected connections, new storylines, and a world of new relatives. But, there’s another benefit for some specific types of genetic testing.

September 25, 2018 Tahir Health & Wellness Read Article

Personalized Approach to Breast Screening Guidelines Q & A

One size fits all guidelines for breast cancer screenings are giving way to a more personalized approach, based on an individual’s risk factors, to determine the age, frequency and type of breast cancer screening that will be most effective.

August 1, 2018 Tahir In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Welcomes New Surgeon to Breast Health Center

UPMC Susquehanna welcomes Mohammad Tahir, MD, PhD

June 19, 2018 tomo In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Now Offers 3D Mammography in Wellsboro and Williamsport

UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers + Sailors, 32-36 Central Ave. in Wellsboro, now offers 3D mammography (Tomosynthesis) to enhance early detection and treatment of breast cancer, particularly in women with dense breast tissue.

December 15, 2017 donations In The News Read Article

Law Firm Donates to UPMC Susquehanna’s Breast Health Center

McCormick Law Firm’s Pink Crusaders earmarked their year-long fundraising for 2017 for a donation of $3,500 to the Breast Health Center at UPMC Susquehanna.